Today In Hip Hop History:
50 Cent released his debut album, ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin’ on February 6th, 2003.
The album was produced by Dr. Dre and Eminem, and featured guest appearances from Eminem, Nate Dogg, Young Buck, Lloyd Banks, and Tony Yayo.
The album debuted and peaked at #1 on the Billboard 200, selling over 872,000 copies in its 1st week. It generated over 5 singles, including the #1 hits “In da Club” and “21 Questions”, and the international hit “P.I.M.P.”